When my brother visited me in Croatia, I went out of my way to organize some more touristy outings than I tend to seek out by myself. One of these was a day trip to Plitvicka Jezera National Park, the most beautiful place I’ve ever had the privilege to visit. Plitvicka Jezera is, in a […]Read More Consumption turned creation: inspiration’s appetites
I have never stayed in a city like Zagreb before. The majority of the surrounding area, even what I would call the walkable part, felt almost suburban – plenty to do, but not terribly dense, pleasant to walk in, easy to drive around. The true city part of the city was quite small. Despite that, it managed […]Read More The moments between the noise: looking back on Zagreb
Describing Croatia to a friend recently, I said that it’s the kind of country where, if this were the 50s and I were the son of a wealthy capitalist, I could imagine holing up for a year or two, coming back tanned, snooty about wine, carrying the dog-eared manuscript of my first poorly-written novel. Even […]Read More A monster in the sunlight: compromising with anxiety
I went on a very lovely walk yesterday and just thought I’d share some of my favorite finds!Read More A few little things
Personal post today!Read More Busy busy busy!
If there’s one thing I’ve gotten out of this infinitely flexible schedule of mine, it’s a long-overdue understanding of baseline: my brain chemistry when you factor out work, crowded two-hour commutes, living half my life in the closet, the lot of it. Something I learned pretty quickly was what depression looks like when I’m neither […]Read More Depression Minus Depression
No writing today, but an art update. The botanic garden in Zagreb is stunningly beautiful.Read More Botanic garden in Zagreb, Croatia